Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BUCKLEY, WILLIS O

Staff Sergeant, U. S. Marine Corps. Home address: Beggs, Okmulgee County. James D. Buckley, Father, Beggs. Born April 1, 1917. Enlisted April 4, 1938. Three years foreign service in China and Philippine Islands. Taken prisoner by the enemy at the surrender of Corregidor. Died May 21, 1943, in Japanese prison camp, Philippine Islands.

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